Afrika should value job creation and environmental protection

Afrikan countries need to embrace circular economy to lessen waste production and pollution whilst promoting environmentally friendly and sustainable growth, experts say. Circular economy — the concept of reducing and reusing waste — could help the continent solve environmental challenges, according to the 2nd Next Einstein Forum held in Rwanda last month…

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Facebook is the main reason why fake news is here to stay

The bitter truth buried in recent headlines about how the political consulting company – Cambridge Analytica – used social media and messaging, primarily Facebook and WhatsApp, to try to sway voters in presidential elections in the US and Kenya is simply this: Facebook is the reason why fake news is here to…

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Kenya's mSurvey secures $3,5 million Series A funding

Kenya's mSurvey has closed Series A round of $3,5 million. The startup has indicated that those will assist with its plans to expand into more Afrikan countries. Earlier in 2018, mSurvey, which specializes in mobile phone based consumer feedback, launched in Nigeria after establishing itself in Kenya. “Completing our…

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